Friday, September 23, 2011

Reading Recomendations

Sustainable Economic Development

Journal Articles

Housing finance and urban infrastructure finance. Kim, Kyung-Hwan. Urban Studies, Vol. 34. Edinburgh: October 1997, pp. 1597-1620.
Environment, economy in Garden State. Brekke, Rhea. Forum for Applied Research and Public-Policy. 11, Winter. 1996
Time is now for hoteliers to help shape U.S. tourism policy Gatty, Bob and Cecelia Blalock. Hotel & Motel Management. 1996.


Books

Amazing Grace: The Lives of Children and the Conscience of a Nation. Kozol, Jonathan. New York: Harper Perennial, 1995.
Beyond Growth: The Economics of Sustainable Development. Daly, Herman E. Beacon Press Books. 1997.
Development Aid: The Poor Women’s Perspective: A Synopsis. Jhabvala, Renana. Ahmedabad, India: Self-Employed Women’s Association.
Development in Theory and Practice. Black, Jan Knippers. Boulder: Westview Press, 1991.
Dilemmas of Urban Economic Development: Issues in Theory and Practice. Bingham, Richard D., and Robert Mier (eds.). Thousand Oaks, California: Sage Publications, 1997.
Economics and Development. Ingham, Barbara. New York: McGraw Hill Book Company, 1995.
Economic Development in the Third World, 4th ed. Todaro, Michael P. New York: Longman Inc., 1989.
The Economics of Developing Countries, 2nd ed. Nafziger, E. Wayne. New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 1990.
Global Environmental Politics. Porter, Gareth and Janet Welsh Brown. Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press, 1991.
Industrialization in the Non-Western World, 2nd ed. Kemp, Tom. Essex, England: Longman Group Limited, 1989.
Local Economic Development: Analysis and Practice. Blair, John P. Thousand Oaks, California: Sage Publications, 1995.
Microfinance for the Poor? Schneider, Hartmut. (ed.) Paris, France: Development Centre of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, 1997.
Our Urban Future: New Paradigms for Equity and Sustainability. Badshah, Akhtar A. St. Martin's Press. 1996.
Preparing for the Twenty-first Century. Kennedy, Paul. Toronto: HarperCollins Publishers, Ltd., 428 pages. 1993.
Poverty Reduction Handbook. The World Bank. Washington, DC: 1993.
Progress for a Small Planet. Ward, Barbara. London: Earthscan Publications Ltd., 1987.
Promoting Environmentally Sound Economic Progress: What the North Can Do. Repetto, Robert C. World Resources Institute. January 1990.
Urban Land Economics and Public Policy, 5th ed. Balchin, Paul N., Gregory H. Bull, and Jeffrey L. Kieve. Great Britain: Macmillan Press Ltd., 1995.
Urban Land Economic Development: Issues in Theory and Practice. Bingham, Richard D. and Mier, Robert. Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, California. 1997.
Urban Policy and Economic Development: An Agenda for the 1990s. World Bank. 1995.
Vital Signs 1996: The Trends That Are Shaping Our Future. Brown, Lester R., Christopher Flavin, and Hal Kane. New York: Worldwatch Institute, 1996.


Organizations and Websites

Foundation for International Community Assistance (FINCA)
http://www.villagebanking.org
International Monetary Fund
http://www.imf.org
Local Economic Development and Poverty Alleviation
http://www.local.gov.za/DCD/ledsummary/led03c.html
The National Environmental Health Association
http://www.neha.org
World Bank
http://www.worldbank.org

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